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Haglöfs opens brand store in Regent Street

Haglöfs opens brand store in Regent Street

Haglöfs has a proud heritage as an outdoor manufacturer since 1914, yet has never had its own physical retail presence in the UK – until now Haglöfs’ parent company ASICS recently opened the doors to its largest flagship store ever, a state-of-the-art retail space located on London’s iconic Regent Street. The store will be home to all four ASICS brands including Haglöfs, ASICS, ASICS Tiger and Onitsuka Tiger. The Haglöfs space within the 840m2 (over 9,000 ft2) … Read entire article »

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ISPO Highlights: Top 5 Hiking and Mountaineering Footwear Products

ISPO Highlights: Top 5 Hiking and Mountaineering Footwear Products

Searchable footwear, partnerships with global tyre specialists, boots that take you from the valley to the summit and back to the pub – the winter world of hiking and mountaineering footwear is a rapidly advancing technical beast. In the second of our reports from the recent ISPO outdoor trade show in Munich, we bring you five of the biggest stories in footwear for next autumn/winter… 1. HAGLOFS GRYM KEPROTEC GT In Sweden Grym means ‘awesome’ so it’s … Read entire article »

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Success on Aconcagua for Trek & Mountain readers

Success on Aconcagua for Trek & Mountain readers

On 31st January 2015 at 3.30pm the Trek & Mountain Aconcagua 2015 reader expedition achieved success by putting two team members on the summit, with all other team members reaching 6000m in deteriorating conditions. The expedition, sponsored by Haglofs and Powertraveller, began with a trek up the Horcones Valley near Mendoza, Argentina, to Aconcagua Base Camp at 4,300m. From here the team made an acclimatisation climb of Bonete Peak (circa 5000m) before launching their assault on … Read entire article »

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Haglöfs awarded Sustainability Brand of the Year

Haglöfs awarded Sustainability Brand of the Year

Passionate about manufacturing products ethically, Haglöfs is one of today’s most sustainable developers of well-made clothing and equipment for the mountains. During 2013, Haglöfs defined an array of tough sustainability goals. They aim to ensure that 50% of clothing products sold are made from recycled material, and 80% of clothing manufactured with bluesign®-approved materials. In addition, 50% of their hardware will be manufactured using bluesign®-approved or recycled material, and 40% of footwear products made from recycled material. The prestigious award … Read entire article »

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